Welcome to Sunshine and Hurricanes

Welcome to Sunshine and HurricanesHi, we're Kira (the geeky one) and Michelle (the creative one).

Our hope is that our friendship will extend to every one of our readers as we raise kids together, design our lives together and have fun together. Whether in this moment you are experiencing the joy of sunshine or the winds of a hurricane, we are here and want to hear your story.

5 MUST HAVE Apps for the Holidays

Five Must Have Apps for the Holidays

5 MUST HAVE Apps for the Holidays (and a few bonus ones just for fun) It's here, the most stress….I mean most wonderful time of the year.  School holiday concerts, parties, gift giving, seasonal TV special watching, cookie baking, turkey roasting, stocking stuffing, carol singing. Okay, you get Continue Reading

Best Ever Homemade Brownies

Best Ever Homemade Brownies

These best ever homemade brownies found their way into my life via my friend Carrie. Honestly, I'd never made brownies except from the box before I tried these and they definitely earned their name. These brownies are so yummy and rich that you can cut them fairly small and everyone still Continue Reading

Cheesey Noodle Casserole

Cheesey Noodle Casserole

Cheesey Noodle Casserole has all the ingredients of any good comfort food and is a hit with kids as well. One of my favorite things about this recipe is that it's so easy to double it and stick the extra in the freezer or take to a friend! Quick Tip: having ground beef or turkey on hand is Continue Reading